In “Victory Lap”(AW&ST April 23/30, p. 58) you note that the space shuttle Discovery will “orbit the Sun once a day from . . . the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum.” The rest of planet Earth takes 365 days to orbit the Sun! Enumclaw, Wash. (Our thanks to Salz and the other astute readers who good-naturedly noted an obvious editing error.—Ed.)


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